Posts Tagged ‘scholars’

Torchbearers of knowledge in Islam

Female Scholars in Islam by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons) and al-Jamalullail The transmission of hadith collections and even the compilation of new ones with very elevated isnads in the post-canonical era was an area in which women could excel. Because they often lived longer than men, women could become the most sought after transmitters of books. […]

Scholars’ silence on terrorism?

One of the many accusations thrown at Muslims by Christian missionaires is that the scholars of Islam are virtually silent on the issue of terrorism. Is it true?